Everything you need to know about Shepton Mallet Prison is available in our FAQs below. Have a more unique question? Get in touch with the team today.
The Guided Tour lasts for approx. 2 hours. During this time, you are welcome to spend time before or after or both exploring the site.
For our Self Guided Tours, we recommend you allow between 1.5 and 2 hours but you are welcome to spend as long as you like exploring the prison!
Yes, we serve a range of hot drinks and snacks. For more information on what’s available, please speak to the team during your visit.
Yes, we have a gift shop on site, located next to the ticket office selling a wide range of merchandise.
Yes, we love well behaved dogs!
Yes, there are plenty of great CELLfie points throughout the prison. Snap away!
We advise that you book in advance online to guarantee entrance as the demand for tours is very high.
Yes, you can but if you book online in advance you will save money on your entrance ticket.
Yes, there is a small prison car park (charge £3.50) and Great Ospry pay and display car park is nearby.
Yes, in line with Government Guidelines.
Yes, we have plenty of bathrooms in addition to hand sanitiser points scattered around.
Yes, please contact our specialist team using our Contact form.
Please contact our specialist team using our Contact form.
Please see our website for more information on venue accessibility or get in touch with us ahead of your visit if you have any questions.